April 8th, 2013
08:24 PM ET

Navy unveils "revolutionary" laser weaponry

The Navy announced Monday it will begin deploying laser weapons on board warships. The new technology could usher in a new era of defense technology - more powerful, more precise, and less expensive.

OutFront tonight: CNN's Chris Lawrence, Pentagon correspondent.

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  1. Andrew

    this took me back to a movie named The Core, a Dr Brazelton invented a powerful laser that could cut a hole through a mountain or tunnel rather. neat stuff.

    April 8, 2013 at 9:16 pm | Reply

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